Nuremberg
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Our most recommended Nuremberg Christmas Activities

  • Nuremberg: Old Town and Christmas Market 1.5-Hour Tour

    1. Nuremberg: Old Town and Christmas Market 1.5-Hour Tour

    Enjoy a guided tour through the medieval old town of Nuremberg from the Imperial Castle to Albrecht Dürer's House. Discover the living history of the city with lots of fun along the way. Stop at the world-famous Christmas market and enjoy a glass of mulled wine in the festive atmosphere. Nuremberg was once one of the largest cities of the Middle Ages and at the heart of the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation. It is home to numerous historical treasures. The medieval architects have left their mark in the Franconian city. On the route of the tour are the Imperial Castle, the heart of the old town, Albrecht Dürer's House with the square named after him, and many churches and other beautiful medieval squares in Nuremberg.

    He went over and beyond the 1.5 hours it was great fun thanks again and Fröhliche Weihnachten!!

  • Nuremberg: Christmas Market Culinary Tour

    2. Nuremberg: Christmas Market Culinary Tour

    Find out why the Nuremberg Christmas Market is the best known in the world on a food tasting guided tour. Discover the market’s long history, take a look behind the scenes and talk to the merchants, and try traditional Christmas culinary treats. The tour starts with the traditional Christmas Market, then walk to the Children Christmas Market, referred locally as the “Christkindlesmarkt”. See new stalls as well as historical stalls which have been here since the 3rd century.  Continue over to the International Christmas Market, and end at the Market of the Partner Cities between St. Sebald Church and the Townhall.  As you learn about the history, traditions, and cultural importance of German Christmas markets, eat and drink some culinary delights like sausage, Lebkugel, and hot wine.

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What people are saying about Nuremberg

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 5 reviews

The guide was lovely patient and friendly

He went over and beyond the 1.5 hours it was great fun thanks again and Fröhliche Weihnachten!!